Alumni & Supporters

Staff Profile

Dr Katie Harland-Edminson

Head of Philanthropy


Katie studied for her BA, MA and PhD in the School of English Literature, Languages and Linguistics at Newcastle University. She worked as Development Manager for the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences for three years, and, during that time, was successful in building links with alumni and raising significant funds to support key university projects. 


In her current role, Katie leads the Philanthropy team and works on fundraising for priority projects across the University. She is also able to support donors in setting up bespoke posts, scholarships and bursaries.